Snowstorm

A while ago I was approached by a company with an interesting request.  They wanted a simple tool that would allow them to communicate information quickly to their user base.  The company was already using Snarl so something that integrated into it would be the best solution.  I’d been doing Read more…

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas everyone! Thanks for using Snarl this year.  2014 will be another important year for us as we finally gear up to release Snarl 3.1 which will, at long last, include an SMTP email redirect.  Now you can have notifications waiting for you in your inbox when you get Read more…

Further 3.1 Progress

The refinements to notification content continue, with the actions button now in the bottom right corner of the notification (it’ll move out of the way of the callback button, if there is one), further refinements to action menus themselves, and a more polished look to the HUD which is displayed Read more…

Icons in menus? Who'd have thought it...

R3.1 Additions

Release 3.1 continues to progress, although I’m trying to devote more time to improving SysInfo and snaRSS as these are generating more support tickets than anything else right now.  One notable change in 3.1 is that system-provided menus now supply the “Snarl Apps” and notification actions pop-up.  This used to Read more…

Checker

Jono has added a new EZ style to his deviantART page called “Checker”.  We don’t see many dark styles and I particularly like the blue glow effect on this one.  Grab it now!

Windows 8 Toasts

Thanks to Patrick, notifications can now be redirected as Windows 8 Toasts from within Snarl.  This functionality is available out-of-the-box in Snarl 3.1 (but you’ll need to be running Windows 8 of course). The redirection is provided by the Windows 8 redirect (see below).  At the moment there are no Read more…